Residents of select countries can now pre-order the Pixel 6a and be early owners of the phone when it starts shipping. Specifications of Google Pixel 6a include a 6.14-inch OLED FullHD+ display. There is no high refresh rate on this model, so all you get is 60Hz refresh rate. The screen has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Embedded in the display is an 8 MP front camera and a fingerprint scanner.
At the back of the Pixel 6a is a dual rear camera comprising two 12 MP lenses. Inside is a Google Tensor chip with a Titan M2 security chip, coupled with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory. There is no microSD card slot here, as there is no 3.5 mm audio jack port. Supported networks include 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G.
Other features include NFC, Android 12, stereo speakers, IP67 dust/water resistance (you can submerge the phone in up to 1 metre of water for 30 minutes), and USB Type-C. Keeping the lights on is a 4,410 mAh battery. There is 18W fast charging built-in.
Verizon Specials for the Pixel 6a in the US
US carrier, Verizon, if you choose to activate a new Pixel 6a on a 5G Start, 5G Do More, 5G Play, or 5G Get More Unlimited plans, you get the phone for free, via an offer that knocks off the full price of the phone. Existing subscribers can upgrade to one of those plans are eligible for a $100 bill credits spread over 36 months.
Pre-order the Pixel 6a in the US
The Pixel 6a is available for $449.99 in the United States. There are three colours available for you to pick from, namely: Chalk, Charcoal, and Sage. You can pre-order the device via Amazon US, or BestBuy. The BestBuy link is the one to follow, if you want to take advantage of the Verizon special offer.
Pre-order the Pixel 6a in the UK
In the United Kingdom, the Pixel 6a is available for £399, and it is available in the same three colours – Chalk, Charcoal, and Sage. When you pre-order in the UK, you get the Pixel Buds A-series for free. You can pre-order on Amazon UK.
Pre-order the Pixel 6a in India
The Pixel 6a has been announced in India, with a price tag of ₹43,999. But if you are pre-ordering, you get a ₹4,000 discount and can get it for just ₹39,999. Pre-order in India starts on July 28, 2022, and is available on Flipkart.
Pre-order the Pixel 6a in other countries
Besides the US, UK, and India, you can also pre-order the Pixel 6a if you are resident in any of the following countries:
- Canada: CAD 599
- Australia: AUD 749
- Ireland: EUR 459
- Germany: EUR 459
- France: EUR 459
- Italy: EUR 459
- Puerto Rico: USD 449
- Spain: EUR 459
- Singapore: SGD 749
- Taiwan: NTD 13,990
- Japan: JPY 53,900
To pre-order in any of these countries and others, visit the Google Store or authorised partner in each country. Note that to make a purchase from the Google Store, your shipping address must be in the same region as the Google Store you are purchasing it from. The phone goes on sale publicly on the 28th of July.
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